Headquartered in New York, GFI was founded in 1987 and employs more than 1,500 people with additional offices in London, Paris, Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney, Englewood (NJ), and Sugar Land (TX). GFI provides services and products to over 2,000 institutional clients, including leading investment and commercial banks, corporations, insurance companies and hedge funds. Its brands include GFI™, Starsupply®, GFInet®, CreditMatch®, FENICS®, Amerex® and Trayport®.
GFI serves as an intermediary between large, institutional buyers and sellers of sophisticated financial products. For the most complex derivatives instruments that are traded over the counter rather than on traditional futures exchanges and certain related cash instruments, GFI provides trading liquidity in a neutral environment using a combination of electronic trading platforms, data and analytics tools and skilled brokerage professionals.